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Acorn Penzance

The Acorn, Parade Street, Penzance, United Kingdom

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Acorn Penzance

With 40 years’ experience hosting a variety of cultural events and performances, this former Wesleyan Methodist chapel is set in the heart of the west-Cornwall community, providing an accessible cultural hub for music, theatre and dance lovers alike.

With smart, recently refurbished interiors, this volunteer-run centre features a large 170-seat theatre with a balcony area for panoramic viewing, as well as a versatile lower-level area for seated or standing setups. In addition to the main theatre, there’s also a cosy basement bar which features a small stage for more intimate performances, offering seating for 80.

Attracting acts from all the main tour circuits – both national and international – including theatrical performances for children and adults as well as music, dance, literary and comedy shows, this lively and quirky venue promises a warm welcome and eclectic entertainment from some of the culture scene’s best-loved acts.

Tucked away on Parade Street just steps from the buzzing heart of Penzance, this venue can be easily accessed by rail or bus, and the town itself provides plenty of parking nearby for theatregoers.

Packed with history and character, take a trip to this unique, vibrant venue and enjoy a pre-show drink in the Cabaret Bar followed by a captivating live performance for a guaranteed evening to remember.

For more information on the Acorn, visit http://theacornpenzance.com/.

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Browse the site Add to Calendar 20190919 20190919 Europe/London Three of a Kind
categories Community, Live Music

Three of a Kind

  Thu 19th September, 2019

  Acorn Penzance, Penzance

  £6 — £6

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Browse the site Add to Calendar 20190920 20190920 Europe/London T.Rextasy

Start time 8.00pm. Unreserved all-seated event

categories Live Music

T.Rextasy

  Fri 20th September, 2019

  Acorn Penzance, Penzance

  £25 — £25

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Browse the site Add to Calendar 20190921 20190921 Europe/London Vagabond Circus: Ember and Thorns

Start time 7.30pm

categories Dance, Family

Vagabond Circus: Ember and Thorns

  Sat 21st September, 2019

  Acorn Penzance, Penzance

  £7 — £12

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Browse the site Add to Calendar 20190922 20190922 Europe/London Celtic Musicians Masterclasses

Morning sessions end at 12.30

categories Cornish & Heritage, Live Music

Celtic Musicians Masterclasses

  Sun 22nd September, 2019

  Acorn Penzance, Penzance

  £7.50 — £7.50

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Browse the site Add to Calendar 20190922 20190922 Europe/London Cornish Celtic Masterclasses

Afternoon sessions end at 4.00

categories Cornish & Heritage, Live Music

Cornish Celtic Masterclasses

  Sun 22nd September, 2019

  Acorn Penzance, Penzance

  £7.50 — £7.50

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Browse the site Add to Calendar 20190922 20190922 Europe/London Skillywidden – Nos Lowen (Dance night)
categories Cornish & Heritage, Dance, Live Music

Skillywidden – Nos Lowen (Dance night)

  Sun 22nd September, 2019

  Acorn Penzance, Penzance

  £8 — £10

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Browse the site Add to Calendar 20190926 20190926 Europe/London The Cutlasses
categories Dance, Theatre

The Cutlasses

  Thu 26th September, 2019

  Acorn Penzance, Penzance

  £8 — £10

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Browse the site Add to Calendar 20190927 20190927 Europe/London Holder and Smith

Start time 8.00pm

categories Live Music

Holder and Smith

  Fri 27th September, 2019

  Acorn Penzance, Penzance

  £13 — £13

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Browse the site Add to Calendar 20190928 20190928 Europe/London Hungrytown in Concert

Start time 8.00pm

categories Live Music

Hungrytown in Concert

  Sat 28th September, 2019

  Acorn Penzance, Penzance

  £9 — £13

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Browse the site Add to Calendar 20191003 20191003 Europe/London Flamenco para Siempre
categories Dance, Live Music

Flamenco para Siempre

  Thu 3rd October, 2019

  Acorn Penzance, Penzance

  £13 — £15

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